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YA Rewind: New ‘Fangirl’ Covers, Cybils Finalists Announced & More!


Nicole Brinkley has the latest news in the YA Lit world, including scoops on 'Fangirl,' Meagan Spooner, Brandy Colbert and Marie Rutkoski.

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YA Rewind: ‘We Were Liars’ Wins Goodreads Prize, ‘Wither’ Film Cancelled & More!

Poisoned Apples

Nicole Brinkley reports in with this week's Young Adult book news, including "We Were Liars" Goodreads prize, 'Wither' Film Cancellation and more.

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YA Rewind: ‘Brown Girl Dreaming’ Wins NBA, Amy Bai’s ‘Sword’ Cover & More!

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Read Nicole Brinkley's YA Rewind column, with news about Jacqueline Woodson, Amy Bai, Tucson Festival of Books, and the "We Need Diverse Books" campaign.

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YA Spotlight: Interview with Lisa Mantchev, Author of ‘Ticker’

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Our YA Lit expert Nicole Brinkley gets the scoop from Lisa Mantchev on her new book, "Ticker." Read the Q&A.

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Shailene Woodley & Ansel Elgort Re-Create ‘Fault In Our Stars’ Bench Scene

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Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort re-created the famous bench scene from "The Fault In Our Stars" for a dedication on the Fox Lot. See the pics!

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YA Rewind: ‘Just One Day’ Film, #WeNeedDiverseBooks & More!

The Fifth Wave

This week's YA Rewind from Nicole Brinkley features Gayle Forman, Tessa Elwood, We Need Diverse Books, and the Top 10 Teen Books of 2014.

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YA Rewind: ‘Scorpio Races’ film, YALLWest, Marissa Meyer & More!

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Nicole Brinkley has a YA Books roundup of the week, featuring Marissa Meyer, Robin Talley, YALLFest, Maggie Stiefvater, Lemony Snicket and more.

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‘The Hunger Games’ to Become London Stage Show

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Nicole Brinkley reports that "The Hunger Games" is set to become a London stage show. Can they pull it off? Click through and weigh in.

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Book Review: John Fusco’s New Comic Thriller ‘Dog Beach’ Imitates Film Life

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Screenwriter John Fusco draws on his own filmmaking life in comic thriller book "Dog Beach" that satirizes the life. Read Vera Badertscher's review.

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Exclusive Interview: Swoosie Kurtz Talks ‘Mike & Molly,’ Older Women on TV

This Old Peggy

Lisa Iannucci caught up with Swoosie Kurtz, who chatted about her new book, her role on the hit TV show "Mike & Molly," and older women in Hollywood.

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Exclusive Interview: Lois Lowry Talks Books, Writing & The Giver

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Jane Boursaw chats with Lois Lowry about her favorite books, how children's literature has changed, and her book "The Giver," in theaters Aug. 15, 2014.

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Jennifer Lopez to Release ‘True Love’ Memoir in October


After a lot of soul searching, Jennifer Lopez has decided to release "True Love," her memoir of one of the most transformative periods in her life.

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